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Posted byitchyNADZ
Posted on03/15/06 09:02 AM



RockNES v5.00 BETA 1 RELEASED.
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What's new for version 5.00 BETA 1 (03/13/2006)
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  • Major CPU core rebuilding, now using cycle precision timing.
  • Opcode 3Ch emulated (NOP6) for our playing needs.
  • Major APU timing, output and core fixes, much more accurate and clean.
  • Major PPU timing fix, pass OK through test ROMs.
  • Optional sound quirk emulation.
  • Sprites 0 and 1 behaviour fixed (Tatakai no Banka works).
  • Better 2004h sprite reading emulation (no flickering in Micro Machines).
  • Fixed screen rendering when disabled (Micro Machines).
  • Fixed DMC clocking, making FireHawk game to work properly.
  • Fixed VRC6 sound output, now using fully signed waves (much better).
  • Several fixes in order to improve emulation performance.
  • Disabled save or loading states during movie playback.
  • Disabled joypad keypresses like up+down or left+right (Zelda 2).
  • Fixed a bug reading the config file, no more blanks at end of strings.
  • Changed joypad buttons assignment in the config file, fixing stupid errors.
  • Fixed many GUI problems, including dumping and file saving.
  • New savestate block added: PTB0 (PPU timing block).
  • Fixed a bug in the savestate [MPR block], plus added an extra block for APU.
  • Updated RSx revision id, now only revision 2 are loadable/supported.
  • Illegal opcodes are simply skipped, instead of quitting to OS.
  • Added mouse gameplay support!
  • Added command line support.
  • Added 'stretched to 640x480 non-scanlined' blitter.
  • Added new 'Options' GUI item, so you can configure inputs, sound, blitter and directories!
  • Config file reworked, fixing a few minor bugs.
  • Frames per second (FPS) display added.
  • A couple of hidden annoyances has been fixed.
  • Mapper 4 (MMC3) disabled due to bad IRQ counter working (to be fixed).
  • Broken trainer support (to be fixed).
  • Other minor fixes and improvements that I don't remember...







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.**Update - RockNES  itchyNADZ03/15/06 09:02 AM
.*Nice to see RockNES still getting updated  RoushiMSX03/15/06 08:27 PM